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Author Kendrick, Stephen, 1954- author.

Title Nine days : the race to save Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and win the 1960 election / Stephen Kendrick and Paul Kendrick.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021.

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Edition First edition.
Description 352 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "In Trouble" -- "You Can't Lead from the Back" -- Day 1: Wednesday, October 19 -- Day 2: Thursday, October 20 -- Day 3: Friday, October 21 -- Day 4: Saturday, October 22 -- Day 5: Sunday, October 23 -- Day 6: Monday, October 24 -- Day 7: Tuesday, October 25 -- Day 8: Wednesday, October 26 -- Day 9: Thursday, October 27 -- Time to Detonate -- "It Was a Symphony" -- "They All Just Turned" -- Epilogue: The Dungeon Shook.
Summary "A history of the 1960 US presidential election with a focus on the role played by the imprisonment of Martin Luther King Jr. in the wake of an Atlanta sit-in"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1960.
Political campaigns -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Imprisonment.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1953-1961.
Civil rights demonstrations -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights -- United States -- History.
Added Author Kendrick, Paul, 1983- author.
Added Title 9 days : the race to save Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and win the 1960 election
Race to save Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and win the 1960 election
ISBN 9781250155702 (hardcover)
1250155703

 
    
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